Global Patent Index - EP 1096893 A1

EP 1096893 A1 2001-05-09 - MOXA APPARATUS

Title (en)

MOXA APPARATUS

Title (de)

MOXAGERÄT

Title (fr)

MOXA

Publication

EP 1096893 A1 (DE)

Application

EP 99941426 A

Priority

  • DE 29813128 U
  • EP 9905009 W

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO0004837A1] The invention relates to an apparatus (10) for the treatment of the human or animal body with heat and moxa fumes (moxa apparatus), comprising a smoke chamber (14) for the moxa mass (12) and an electrical consumer (16). To make the apparatus easier to use, notably to ensure that temperature and heat delivery are well controlled and the patient to be treated at the same time is able to enjoy the benefits of the moxa fumes, the apparatus (10) has a contact surface (18) which can be placed onto the skin, the electrical consumer (16) is configured as a heating element (20) and at least one opening (22) is provided for in the contact surface (18) and/or adjacent to the contact surface (18) through which the moxa fumes emanate from the smoke chamber (14).

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

A61B 18/06

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A61B 18/06 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A61B 18/06 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 0004837A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

DE 29813128 U1 19981001; EP 1096893 A1 20010509; WO 0004837 A1 20000203

INPADOC legal status


2002-08-14 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20020201

2001-05-09 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20010117

2001-05-09 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE